Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A woman who makes verses.

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Examples

  • Dr. Beattie wrote on July 31, 1784: -- 'Johnson told me with great solemnity that Miss More was "the most powerful versificatrix" in the English language.'

    Life of Johnson, Volume 3 1776-1780

  • Dr. Beattie wrote on July 31, 1784: ” 'Johnson told me with great solemnity that Miss More was β€œthe most powerful versificatrix” in the English language.'

    Life of Johnson

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